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The 5 largest airports and airlines in Switzerland

For the 5 biggest airports in Switzerland we provided further information. Alone at Zürich Airport operate 71 airlines to and from 137 destinations.

The biggest national airlines is Swiss International Air Lines out of a total of eight. It is leading the list with 103 flight destinations.

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The 5 biggest airports in Switzerland

ZRHZürich AirportZurich71137
GVAGeneva Cointrin International AirportGeneva54101
LUGLugano AirportLugano22
ACHSt Gallen Altenrhein AirportAltenrhein22
BRNBern Belp AirportBern112

Freight volume

In 2020, a total of 842.99 million ton-kilometers of cargo was moved by air in Switzerland (= total mass transported in tons multiplied by kilometers traveled). Zürich Airport alone accounted for around 429,830 metric tons.

The biggest airlines based in Switzerland

LXSwiss International Air Lines103
SXSkyWork Airlines 13
2LHelvetic Airways8
4TBelair Airlines7
SWUSwiss European Air Lines1

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